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Farewell celebration for Lancaster Castle concert

A popular annual concert at Lancaster Castle will bid farewell this month as its organiser moves on to pastures new.

Music
Caitlin Kellie-Jones whilst she was at Royal Preston Hospital's neonatal unit

A gift from one mum to another...

Two mums are hoping to spread a little festive cheer to parents spending the holidays in hospital by handing out Christmas boxes.
News
Mike Freear

Get set for a big chuffin’ Xmas party

Mike Freear’s Slamboree Soundsystem returns to Lancaster later this month for a festive, festival style evening of live music, comedy and DJs.

Music
GAME OF THE WEEK The Last Guardian, for the PS4, an action/adventure game, priced at 43.99. Picture credit: PA Photo/Handout.

Games Central: A long-awaited and ultimately awesome adventure

This week, The Last Guardian strides onto PS4, Dead Rising 4’s undead carnage is unleashed on Xbox One and Super Mario Maker bounces onto Nintendo 3DS.

News
Artists talk of their passions ahead of Lancaster festive market

Artists talk of their passions ahead of Lancaster festive market

For seven years artists have been bringing their unique creations to the city for a celebration of all things handmade and vintage.

Arts
These bears are on sale for just �5 each

Collectable craze perfect for Christmas

Our antiques expert Allan Blackburn takes a look at a popular brand of teddies...

Nostalgia
Exterior of Morecambe Winter Gardens

Pantomimes to return to Morecambe theatre after 30 year absence

A Morecambe theatre will hold its first pantomime in 30 years this month.

Theatre and Comedy
Picture by Julian Brown 07/11/16

Carnforth bookshop manager Billy Howorth pictured with his first local history book, A-Z Of Lancaster, which is being sold in the bookshop where he works.

Billy has it all from A to Z

The manager of Carnforth bookshop is pleased as punch to be selling his own book to customers.

Lifestyle
The annual Christmas Tree Festival in Morecambe Parish Church.

Morecambe Parish Church to hold Christmas Tree festival

Morecambe Parish Church is holding its annual Christmas Tree festival this week.

Lifestyle
Miller Park, in Preston

Putting Lancashire in the picture... colouring books for adults

With Christmas around the corner it is not just children who will be hoping to find a colouring book in their stocking. Louise Busfield investigates the new fashion and leafs through Lancashire’s own colouring book.
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Personal shopper Jenny Norton at Debenhams

Santa’s real life little helper

It is one of the dilemmas of the Christmas countdown just what do you get for that person in your life who has everything. A personal shopper might just have the answers. Mike Hill reports

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The Friends Meeting House in Lancaster.

Walk in refugees shoes

Experience what it is like to seek asylum by taking a trip through Global Link’s Escape to Safety exhibition this Saturday, Dec 10.

Lifestyle
Santa  with fundraiser Emma Russ

Enjoy a festive brew with Santa at Morecambe’s new cafe

Santa Claus is coming to Brew Me Sunshine in Morecambe to spend the morning with families.

Arts
Tesco Carnforth have launched their Christmas gift appeal.

Store teams up with Rotary to give gifts

Tesco Carnforth have teamed up with the Rotary club of Carnforth to launch a Christmas Gift appeal.

Lifestyle
The cast of Pinocchio

REVIEW: Pinocchio, The Dukes Christmas play

It was cold outside but inside The Dukes Round a warm glow settled over the audience as the classic tale of Jeppetto’s puppet boy unfolded.

News
Mary Ann Cissie Dixon at the drying shed in 1920s.

Lancaster nostalgia: Bobbin Mill

Wray historian David Kenyon takes a look at pictures of the Bobbin Mill, Millhouses, in Wray. Here in the second part of the series David further explores the Dixon family.

Nostalgia
Festive fun on the streets of Liverpool

Liverpool at Christmas - a fantastic festive weekend break

When you imagine a city break your brain most likely conjures up the likes of Paris, Rome, Amsterdam or even New York.

Travel
Barton Grange Garden Centre

Lancashire recommends... Christmas shops

Here is a list of the best places to get your festive decorations and trees, as voted by readers.

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Pet food recalled over salmonella fears

Pet food recalled over salmonella fears

A range of pet food has been recalled by its manufacturer following the discovery that the product contains salmonella.

Offbeat
Paralympian Graeme Ballard with students at Beaumont College on a recent visit.

Warm welcome for Paralympic athlete and ex-student

A former Beaumont College student and multi-medal winning Paralympic athlete spoke about his life since leaving college.

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